|Accommodation Type |||Motel|
|General Amenities |||Wheelchair Access|
|Getting There |||One block West of Highway #22, (across from Smitty's restaurant)|
|Reservation desk: 7AM – 12AM / seven days per week|
Profile Last Updated: May 06, 2008
The Bow River Inn is situated in the scenic community of Cochrane, just a 20 minute drive west of Calgary. Set in the picturesque Bow Valley Corridor, the Bow River Inn offers stunning views of the Rocky Mountains and instant refreshing access to the swift and gorgeous Bow River. Guests are treated to clean, comfortable accommodations and warm western hospitality.
This traditional drive-up style motel has 44 units, each equipped with king or queen-sized beds, fridges, microwaves, complementary coffee, and air conditioning. Aside from its gorgeous location in proximity to the river and mountains, the Bow River Inn is also conveniently situated across the street from Smitty’s Pancake House, and within close range of several other restaurants, pubs, and quaint shopping outlets.
Welcome to Alberta’s version of ‘Pleasantville’! This welcoming western community is home to some 13,000 residents, along with world famous McKay’s Ice Cream, and a whole raft of art galleries, gift and craft shops, and tasty restaurants. Noteworthy for its friendly hospitality and scenic views, Cochrane is over 100 years old and going strong! Residents and tourists in the area enjoy such attractions as: fishing and rafting on the Bow River, hiking and biking in Kananaskis, golfing, skiing, shopping, and taking the kids to nearby amusement park - Calaway Park. Just a quick hop to Calgary, Stampede and concert guests often find Cochrane, a perfect lodging choice when in town for major events.